Experience Napoleonic Battle Re-enactment and Living History
Napoleonic Association’s Combined Arms Weekend at Stansted Park and Gardens
July 13th and 14th 2024
Stansted Park and Gardens, Rowlands Castle, PO9 6DX
Join us for an unforgettable weekend of historical immersion at Stansted Park & Gardens on July 13th and 14th, as the Napoleonic Association proudly presents a Living History and Battle reenactment at Stansted Park Summer Festival 2024. It will be the association’s fourth visit to this popular, well-attended venue.
Historical Ambience: Experience the grandeur of history against the stunning backdrop of the magnificent Stansted House and its breathtaking gardens. Returning for a fourth year, this event promises not only a journey into the past but also a feast for the eyes with Stansted as the perfect backdrop.
Living History and Military Encampments: Engage with individual units and enrich your knowledge as they share the backgrounds of their lives. Learn about the unsung heroes who kept the armies fed, clothed, marching, and loved. This is your chance to step into the shoes of history and witness authentic camps and battles.
Spectacular Displays: Marvel at the precision of musketry, the drill of redcoats, and the distinctive green jackets of The Rifles. Witness the flamboyant French army and the powerful presence of the Prussian army. Experience the thunderous charge of cavalry horses showcasing swordsmanship and riding skills that will leave you in awe.
Meet the Units: Indulge your curiosity and interact with individual units, giving you a unique opportunity to explore the background and daily lives of those who shaped history. Discover the passion and dedication that drives each unit to recreate the past with authenticity and precision.
This is not just an event; it’s a weekend adventure for the entire family! Explore the incredible Garden Centre, indulge in delightful treats at the café, and enjoy a variety of food concessions. Stansted Park & Gardens offers a host of activities for all ages.
Conveniently located only 50 miles from Central London, within an hour from Guildford, Southampton, and 30 minutes from Havant, Waterlooville, and Chichester. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of the biggest gathering of Napoleonic reenactors in the UK.
Tickets now available: Don’t miss out on this extraordinary weekend of living history, military prowess, and cultural immersion. Secure your tickets today and witness the Napoleonic era in all its glory!
For more information and tickets visit https://www.stanstedpark.co.uk/stansted-summer-festival-2024